Majacraft have a series of tutorials to help you with your fibre art. So far we have lessons in the use of minicombs and the diz. These have been compiled by leading exponents.

The diz tutorials by Alys and John Vreede who specialise in the use of diz and color blending. These pages have excellent photographs to illustrate their techniques.

Pat Old has written a tutorial on the use of minicombs comb blocks and diz.

Pat is recognised as one of New Zealands fibre designers. She is a national spinning tutor for Creative Fibre New Zealand as well as facilitating their Advanced Spinners Group. She also has been a past Quality Mark Convenor for Creative Fibre New Zealand.


Spinning

  Lace spinning on the Aura  (v1.00 - 0.9MB - 07/02/2013)

  Using a Majacraft Stylus  (v1.00 - 0.3MB - 05/12/2007)

  Spinning 101  (v1.00 - 0.6MB - 13/09/2007)


Tools and fibre

  Hackles Up - Combing, colour and fibre blending on a hackle  (v1.00 - 4.9MB - 19/03/2012)

  Using the Majacraft Diz  (v1.00 - 0.2MB - 26/03/2007)

  Colour Blending with the Majacraft Diz  (v1.00 - 0.4MB - 26/03/2007)

  Multicoloured Rovings with the Majacraft Diz  (v1.00 - 0.3MB - 26/03/2007)

  Using the Majacraft Mini Combs  (v1.00 - 0.2MB - 26/03/2007)

  Using the blending board  (v1.00 - 0.7MB - 15/08/2013)

  Making rolags on the blending board  (v1.00 - 2.7MB - 19/08/2013)


  Getting started with the circular loom - COMPLETE  (v1.00 - 3.4MB - 29/11/2013)


  Warp Speed - an inspirational book for circular weaving  (v1.01 - 4.8MB - 20/07/2014)


  Getting started with the circular loom - CONCISE  (v1.01 - 0.7MB - 11/09/2014)



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